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September 11, 2023
In coordination with a national effort to keep consumers connected, the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PUC) recognizes Sept. 11-15 as Digital Connectivity and Lifeline Awareness Week. Programs are available to help income-eligible consumers get and stay connected.
September 8, 2023
The Pennsylvania Health Law Project has published the September 8, 2023 edition of PHLP Health Law News. You can subscribe to receive the PHLP Health Law News on the PHLP website at
September 5, 2023
The Pennsylvania Legal Aid Network is thrilled to announce that nominations are now open for the 2024 Excellence Awards, recognizing those who have made an extraordinary impact on the lives of marginalized and low-income residents. Join us in celebrating champions of justice and equality in
September 5, 2023
Many Americans will resume making student loan payments in October, so Attorney General Michelle Henry is offering tips for borrowers to protect themselves from scams when making those payments. Scammers are always looking for new opportunities to catch consumers by surprise, so be wary of potential
September 4, 2023
As many celebrate Labor Day and highlight the worker protections achieved through the efforts of America's labor movement, Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry (L&I) Secretary Nancy A. Walker today announced L&I has seen a dramatic increase in Pennsylvania Child Labor Act cases referred to
September 1, 2023
The $18.4 million mortgage loan subsidy fund established by Philadelphia’s former top home mortgage lender, Trident Mortgage Company, as part of the Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General’s major redlining settlement reached last year , has officially launched. Trident is no longer generating home
August 31, 2023
Pro Bono Net, in partnership with Legal Aid of Sonoma County and the Disaster Legal Assistance Collaborative is hosting the final installment of its series of free Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) appeals trainings, entitled A Beginner's Guide to Appealing the Federal Emergency Management
August 30, 2023
The Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry (L&I) today announced major improvements to the customer-service experience for Unemployment Compensation (UC) claimants seeking assistance with their claims. Under Secretary Nancy A. Walker's leadership, L&I has doubled its capacity of trained staff

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